Watch Empires - The Greeks: The Revolution, The Golden Age, and Empire of the Mind

Empires Season 7 Episode 1

Season 7 Episode 1

First Aired: February 10, 2000

Description: The first segment tells the story of the troubled birth of the world's first democracy, ancient Athens, through the life of an Athenian nobleman, Cleisthenes. In the brutal world of the 5th century BC, the Athenians struggle against a series of tyrants and their greatest rival, Sparta, to create a More